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Chronicling America
« on: Tuesday 30 March 21 15:38 BST (UK) »
What's happened to Chronicling America?  Has the site gone down?  I can't get it to do any search.
Wiltshire:  Banks, Taylor
Somerset:  Duddridge, Richards, Barnard, Pillinger
Gloucestershire:  Barnard, Marsh, Crossman
Bristol:  Banks, Duddridge, Barnard
Down:  Ennis, McGee
Wicklow:  Chapman, Pepper
Wigtownshire:  Logan, Conning
Wisconsin:  Ennis, Chapman, Logan, Ware
Maine:  Ware, Mitchell, Tarr, Davis

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Re: Chronicling America
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 30 March 21 15:58 BST (UK) »
Hi,

I tried to search yesterday and got the message...."Chronicling America is currently offline,
undergoing maintenance." Got the same message just now.

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Re: Chronicling America
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 30 March 21 16:04 BST (UK) »
Thanks.  I didn't get that message. It just spun its wheels until it timed out.
Wiltshire:  Banks, Taylor
Somerset:  Duddridge, Richards, Barnard, Pillinger
Gloucestershire:  Barnard, Marsh, Crossman
Bristol:  Banks, Duddridge, Barnard
Down:  Ennis, McGee
Wicklow:  Chapman, Pepper
Wigtownshire:  Logan, Conning
Wisconsin:  Ennis, Chapman, Logan, Ware
Maine:  Ware, Mitchell, Tarr, Davis


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Re: Chronicling America
« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 30 March 21 17:05 BST (UK) »
Here is an explanation of what is going on, the process of new design.

https://www.loc.gov/collections/chronicling-america/about-this-collection/

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Here is another way to access those newspapers and do a search. I think this may be the new look and format mentioned.

https://www.loc.gov/newspapers/